The Pipe is a documentary that draws the audience into the intimate
experience of the Irish coastal community of Rossport. It follows
the community's 8-year battle with Shell Oil Company to prevent them
from laying an oil pipe through their coastal waters. The oil pipe
and its potential dangers if it ever broke would destroy fishing and
farming which are the major livelihoods of the community. The
beautiful prist... Continue reading ...
This documentary tried very hard to be balanced about the pros and
cons of vaccine use today. But being very wary of vaccines, I
personally found the documentary to have lots of evidence to support
not taking vaccines. Mainstream scientific research is not
conclusive about the safety of vaccine use. There has been no
research performed to show what happens when a person does not take
vaccines, so we... Continue reading ...
Posted by Jean Jessup on Saturday, April 16, 2011,
This stop-motion animated short faithfully retells O'Henry's story
of the Gift of the Magi. This classic story is about a very poor
couple. The wife has beautiful long hair and the husband has a gold
watch. The husband sells his gold watch for a beautiful accessory
for her hair and she sells her hair for a nice chain for his watch.
I loved the detail on the animated set pieces. But I found the
animation at times choppy or non-existent and at other times very
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